Sudbury biosolids plant wins national P3 awardSomething is rotten in the state of
Denmark. Or, if you live in Lively, something smells rotten.
For more than 30 years the City of
Greater Sudbury has used tailings ponds in Lively, on the city's
outskirts, to dispose of sewage sludge from its wastewater treatment
Residents have long complained of a
foul odour emanating from the area.That will soon change. Construction of
a biosolids management facility, which will see sewage sludge
converted into fertilizer, is underway...
PPP Canada announced April 14 that it’s taking applications for “Round Six” of the P3 Canada Fund.PPP Canada is a federal Crown corporation with a funding program that supports the construction model involving public-private partnerships (P3s) in a number of categories.The $1.2-billion fund was fir...
The Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM) is pleased that changes are coming to the Ontario Building Code to allow for six-storey wood-frame buildings.FONOM said the regulatory change should help boost the North’s forestry industry by creating a demand for wood products.FONOM said t...
The province announced March 20 it will review proposed
changes to the Ontario Building Code that would allow the construction of six-storey
wood-frame buildings.Under the changes, mid-rise wood-frame construction would be
permitted for residential buildings and office buildings. The Ministry of...
The Sharp Group has been awarded a
$4.6-million contract to replace the Seven Mile Bridge on Highway 11,
east of Fort Frances.The Ontario government said the bridge
replacement will create 46 jobs. Work begins this spring with
completion scheduled for the fall.Moncrief Construction Ltd. has bee...